School Bus Safety Program held

Photo by Robbie Denson
French Camp Elementary students enjoy a presentation on School Bus Safety.

From School Reports

“Buster” the school bus came to Choctaw County Elementary Schools to spread the news about school bus safety. He and instructor Bryan Nash with Crossgate Services from Warrior, … Read more

Head Start to reopen at Weir Elementary

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Education voted unanimously in favor of opening a Head Start at Weir Elementary School at it’s regularly scheduled Board meeting Monday, February 8.

The Board heard from representatives with … Read more

Jail Docket – 02/17/2016

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 23 miscellaneous incident reports and 11 incident offense reports last week.

2/5/16 Bridgett Robinson B/F 12/17/94 CSO/Delta 2 Trespassing & Disturbing the Peace
2/5/16 Jesse Ray Shearer W/M 10/16/76 CSO Willful Trespassing & Hold … Read more

Enterprise Board to meet in Choctaw County

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Enterprise Board of Trustees will meet at the J.P Coleman Building in the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce Boardroom at 5:00 p.m., Thursday, February 18.

The Board rotates its monthly board meetings between … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 02/17/2016

Manning’s beer blunder

Greenwood Commonwealth

Although Peyton Manning’s skills as a quarterback have declined with age and injuries, his aptitude as a pitchman hasn’t.

It was a little cheesy of him, after winning his second Super Bowl … Read more